Water Resources, Department of
(California Department of Water Resources)
California Aqueduct Overchute Maintenance
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Sediment and debris have accumulated in the overchutes along the Aqueduct. This accumulation will be removed using manual and mechanical methods. Removal is necessary to ensure proper flow and drainage. The work will also include repairs to the concrete and applying sealant. The public and DWR will benefit.
City: Multiple Locations
Location Specific: The project is located at various locations along the Coastal Aqueduct at milepost 3.04, 7.26, and 12.52 and the Main Branch of the California Aqueduct from milepost 174 through 291.
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
Work will occur at an existing overchute and will not increase the capacity or expand its use. Project activities are covered under Categorical Exemption Class 1 Section 15301 (Existing Facilities) of the California Environmental Quality Act.